Thursday, May 7, 2015

Veterans Administration: $300,000 On Strippers And Sex...

Veterans seeking much needed medical attention were put on secret waiting lists, but when it comes to VA employees soliciting prostitutes and going to strip clubs...

(The Detroit News) A former federal employee admitted embezzling about $150,000 from a Veterans Affairs retail store and blowing the cash on stripper sex, prostitutes, and gambling sprees, according to the Justice Department.

Glenn Alan Bates schemed to steal money collected at a VA retail store —or canteen —he managed in Ann Arbor, according to a criminal complaint filed Tuesday in federal court. If convicted, he faces up to 10 years in prison.

Bates, who was released on $10,000 unsecured bond Tuesday, told investigators he spent some of the cash on a stripper named “Ashley” at an Ohio strip club, according to court records. He said he often spent $500 a night on lap dances — and more.

"After visiting the club numerous times, Glenn Alan Bates convinced Ashley to come to his hotel room for sex, for which he paid her," VA Special Agent Frederick Lane wrote.

The hotel trysts were frequent and non-exclusive. Bates said he also met with other strippers and prostitutes, according to court records...

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